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Turtle Tales and Tortoise Encounter

2024-05-29 16:00:00 2024-05-29 17:00:00 America/New_York Turtle Tales and Tortoise Encounter Ever met a tortoise? Join Jocko and Pebble, two very cute and friendly redfoot tortoises, for turtle-themed stories. After the program, gain science enrichment through an invitation to touch the turtles. Hand sanitizer is provided to use before and after the tortoise encounter. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs. Miami Lakes Branch - Multipurpose Room

Wednesday, May 29
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-05-29 16:00:00 2024-05-29 17:00:00 America/New_York Turtle Tales and Tortoise Encounter Ever met a tortoise? Join Jocko and Pebble, two very cute and friendly redfoot tortoises, for turtle-themed stories. After the program, gain science enrichment through an invitation to touch the turtles. Hand sanitizer is provided to use before and after the tortoise encounter. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs. Miami Lakes Branch - Multipurpose Room

Miami Lakes Branch

Multipurpose Room

Ever met a tortoise? Join Jocko and Pebble, two very cute and friendly redfoot tortoises, for turtle-themed stories. After the program, gain science enrichment through an invitation to touch the turtles. Hand sanitizer is provided to use before and after the tortoise encounter. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

AGE GROUP: | Young Adult (12-18) | Tween (8-12) |

EVENT TYPE: | In-Person |

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Miami Lakes Branch

customercare@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-822-6520
Branch manager
Joseph Truglio

Hours
We're closed Wednesday June 19
Mon, Jun 17 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 Closed
Thu, Jun 20 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 Closed

Branch manager
Joseph Truglio
Address
6699 Windmill Gate Road
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
Tel: 305-822-6520

Upcoming events

Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic game. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Jun 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn the history of the henna art form and practice designs using freshly made henna ink and henna cones. Registration is required. Made possible by the Town of Miami Lakes Education Advisory Board. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Drop in and get your STEAM on! Explore different themes in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Use a variety of materials to create educational and fun projects. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 12 yrs.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a low-impact cardio workout where you walk in place and move at your own pace. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Jun 29, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Build, build, build during LEGO® hour at the library! If you can think it, you can build it! Building blocks will be provided. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 5 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or Truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Tue, Jul 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for a game of chess to hone your skills, meet fellow enthusiasts and enjoy friendly competition. Registration is encouraged. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Rescheduled
Wed, Jul 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
New date Wednesday, July 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for this special initiative! Read a book and write a review for our online catalog and earn four hours of community service. Please see staff at participating branches for more information. Ages 13 - 18 yrs.

Rescheduled
Wed, Jul 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
New date Wednesday, July 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Earn community service hours while helping us make the library an even better place for you and your friends! Participate in planning and implementing events and providing feedback about books, movies, video games and more. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 13 - 19 yrs.

Fri, Jul 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Practice the ancient tradition of Tai Chi and learn gentle movements to increase your strength, flexibility and balance. This in-person class is led by our library staff. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Sat, Jul 06, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Jul 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Multipurpose Room
In honor of the Summer Olympics, enjoy games from around the world including bowling, badminton, foosball and frisbee. Facilitated by the South Florida Chamber Ensemble. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18yrs.

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic game. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Fri, Jul 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a low-impact cardio workout where you walk in place and move at your own pace. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Jul 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or Truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for a game of chess to hone your skills, meet fellow enthusiasts and enjoy friendly competition. Registration is encouraged. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Wed, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Join us for this special initiative! Read a book and write a review for our online catalog and earn four hours of community service. Please see staff at participating branches for more information. Ages 13 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Earn community service hours while helping us make the library an even better place for you and your friends! Participate in planning and implementing events and providing feedback about books, movies, video games and more. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 13 - 19 yrs.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Take a break from adulting by making cool crafts while meeting other creative crafters. Materials will be provided. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn different techniques for transforming any glass into a work of art. Materials will be provided. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Practice the ancient tradition of Tai Chi and learn gentle movements to increase your strength, flexibility and balance. This in-person class is led by our library staff. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Sat, Jul 20, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic game. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a low-impact cardio workout where you walk in place and move at your own pace. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Explore a variety of stringed instruments with local Guitarist, Francisco Valle. From an electric guitar to a mandoline to a tres, get a hands-on demonstration of a sampling of stringed instruments. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Practice the ancient tradition of Tai Chi and learn gentle movements to increase your strength, flexibility and balance. This in-person class is led by our library staff. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or Truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Tue, Aug 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for a game of chess to hone your skills, meet fellow enthusiasts and enjoy friendly competition. Registration is encouraged. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Fri, Aug 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a low-impact cardio workout where you walk in place and move at your own pace. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs. +

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Thu, Aug 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Multipurpose Room
Take a break from adulting by making cool crafts while meeting other creative crafters. Materials will be provided. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Fri, Aug 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Practice the ancient tradition of Tai Chi and learn gentle movements to increase your strength, flexibility and balance. This in-person class is led by our library staff. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Canceled
Tue, Aug 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for a game of chess to hone your skills, meet fellow enthusiasts and enjoy friendly competition. Registration is encouraged. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+